One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
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.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.