A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Appearances often are deceiving.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
In moments of great grief, that’s where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.