It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
Time wounds all heels.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Think globally, act locally.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.