The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Desire is the very essence of man.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
A precedent embalms a principle.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.