Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.