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.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
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.