Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
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.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Be curious, not judgmental.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
All great achievements require time.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.