Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
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.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.