To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.