It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
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.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.