Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Intelligence is a moral category.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.