Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
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.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.