In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
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.