Don't criticize what you can't understand.
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.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
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.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence