If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
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.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.