Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.