Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
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.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
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.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.