My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
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
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.