Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
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.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.