Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
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.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Be curious, not judgmental.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
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.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Intelligence is a moral category.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.