Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
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.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.