Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
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.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
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.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.