Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
A man is literally what he thinks.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
The lie is a condition of life.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.