A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Think globally, act locally.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Wisdom begins at the end.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
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.