The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more