Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
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.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
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.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.