In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.