Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
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.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.