Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Desire is the very essence of man.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.