Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.