If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
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.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.