If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.