When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
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.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.