I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
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.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.