In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
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.