Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
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.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.