It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
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.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.