A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.