You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Think globally, act locally.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.