Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.