The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
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.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
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.
A man is literally what he thinks.