To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Think globally, act locally.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
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.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
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.