Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.