Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.