A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
The only real laughter comes from despair.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
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.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.