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.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Resist much. Obey little.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.