If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.