In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
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.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
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.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.