Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
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.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
A friend to all is a friend to none
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.