What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little