It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
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.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.