You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Criticize the act, not the person.