Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law