Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
A precedent embalms a principle.