Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
It’s your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
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.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.