You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
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.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
What can't be cured must be endured.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.