When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Appearances often are deceiving.
I think, therefore I am.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.