If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.