Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.