To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.