Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Intelligence is a moral category.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.