Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
What's done can't be undone.
Appearances often are deceiving.