Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
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.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
I think, therefore I am.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.