Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
What can't be cured must be endured.