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.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.