There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
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.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.