The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
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 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.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.