The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
The lie is a condition of life.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
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.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.