Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Think globally, act locally.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
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.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.