Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
A friend to all is a friend to none
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.