Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?