To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Be curious, not judgmental.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.