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.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
The object of the superior man is truth.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.