Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.