Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
Desire is the very essence of man.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
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.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.