Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
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'.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.