If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.