When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
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?
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
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.
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.