Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
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.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.