There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Wisdom begins at the end.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.