If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
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 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.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.