Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.