Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.