My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
All great achievements require time.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.