You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Desire is the very essence of man.
I think, therefore I am.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.