Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
A precedent embalms a principle.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
All great achievements require time.