Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?