Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
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 wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Resist much. Obey little.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are