Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.