Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Desire is the very essence of man.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.