I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
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.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.