All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
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'.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
What's done can't be undone.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
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.