In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
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.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.