Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
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.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
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.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
All great achievements require time.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.