The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
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.