One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.