Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Time wounds all heels.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.