Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Resist much. Obey little.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.