One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.