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.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
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 most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.