As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
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 heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.