Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
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.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
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!
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.