Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
What can't be cured must be endured.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
All great achievements require time.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
The object of the superior man is truth.
The lie is a condition of life.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?