By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
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.