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.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.