Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
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.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.