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.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
What can't be cured must be endured.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.