It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.