All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Intelligence is a moral category.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
The object of the superior man is truth.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.