When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
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.