He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Resist much. Obey little.
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's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.