Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
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.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.