Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
The object of the superior man is truth.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
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 like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.