A man is born alone and dies alone; And he experiences the good and bad consequences of his karma alone; And he goes alone to hell or the supreme abode.
I do believe in Karma. You will one day experience what you did to me.
Once you know the nature of anger and joy is empty and you let them go, you free yourself from karma.
If Karma is a thing, then wouldn’t wanting someone to experience bad Karma also get you bad Karma?
I probably hold the distinction of being one movie star who, by all laws of logic, should never have made it. At each stage of my career, I lacked the experience.
Poverty is multidimensional. It extends beyond money incomes to education, health care, political participation, and advancement of one’s own culture and social organization.
The discovery of truth is prevented more effectively, not by the false appearance things present and which mislead into error, not directly by weakness of the reasoning powers, but by preconceived opinion, by prejudice.
The secret of concentration is the secret of self-discovery. You reach inside yourself to discover your personal resources, and what it takes to match them to the challenge.
Putting is like wisdom – partly a natural gift and partly the accumulation of experience.
Politics, these days, is no occupation for an educated man, a man of character. Ignorance and total lousiness are better.
A demagogue must be neither an educated nor an honest man; he has to be an ignoramus and a rogue.
This might have ended in the usual manner, And brought the joys and griefs of wedded life; But it was not so ordained: another bridegroom had stronger claims – she’s wedded to her grave.
You can be healed of depression if every day you begin the first thing in the morning to consider how you will bring a real joy to someone else.
The educator must believe in the potential power of his pupil, and he must employ all his art in seeking to bring his pupil to experience this power.
The greater the feeling of inferiority that has been experienced, the more powerful is the urge to conquest and the more violent the emotional agitation.
No experience is a cause of success or failure. We do not suffer from the shock of our experiences, so-called trauma – but we make out of them just what suits our purposes.
More important than innate disposition, objective experience, and environment is the subjective evaluation of these. Furthermore, this evaluation stands in a certain, often strange, relation to reality.
If you wish to educate a child who has gone wrong, then you must, above all, keep your attention fixed on the intersection of two charmed circles.
You purchase pain with all that joy can give and die of nothing but a rage to live.
There is no study that is not capable of delighting us, after a little application to it.