Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
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.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
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.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.