Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
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.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
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.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.