You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
A precedent embalms a principle.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
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'.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.