Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.