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.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
What can't be cured must be endured.