Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
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.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
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.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.