Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Appearances often are deceiving.
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.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Resist much. Obey little.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Be curious, not judgmental.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.