The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
What's done can't be undone.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.