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.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.