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.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
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.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.