There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
The object of the superior man is truth.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.