He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
What's done can't be undone.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.