The object of the superior man is truth.
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.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.