It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Desire is the very essence of man.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.