Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
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.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.