Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
What a liberation to realize that the ďvoice in my headĒ is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Desire is the very essence of man.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.