Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
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.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
What's done can't be undone.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.