Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
A man is literally what he thinks.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Appearances often are deceiving.
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.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
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.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
In moments of great grief, that’s where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
Intelligence is a moral category.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.