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.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.