The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
What can't be cured must be endured.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
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.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Intelligence is a moral category.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
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.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it