Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
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.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
A precedent embalms a principle.
In moments of great grief, that’s where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.