You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
What's done can't be undone.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
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.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
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.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.