It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
In moments of great grief, thatís 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.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.