Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
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.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
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.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.