Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
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.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.