Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
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.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
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.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.