Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
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.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.