The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
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.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
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.