If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Be curious, not judgmental.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
For we walk by faith, not by sight