It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.