Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
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.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
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.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.