Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
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.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.