If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
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.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
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.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.