It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
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 most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.