Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
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.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
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.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.