Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
History is the devil's scripture.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
The story of life is quicker than the wink of an eye, the story of love is hello and goodbye...until we meet again
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.