All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.