One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Be curious, not judgmental.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.