We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
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.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
What can't be cured must be endured.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.