The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
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.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.