Desire is the very essence of man.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.