Appearances often are deceiving.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.