A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.