Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
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.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
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.