Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.