The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.