Even as a tortoise draws in its limbs, the wise can draw in their senses at will.
Whatever you do, make it an offering to me -- the food you eat, the sacrifices you make, the help you give, even your suffering.
What is work and what is not work are questions that perplex the wisest of men.
When you move amidst the world of sense, free from attachment and aversion alike, there comes the peace in which all sorrows end, and you life in the wisdom of the Self.
Action should culminate in wisdom.
When the senses contact sense objects, a person experiences cold or heat, pleasure or pain. These experiences are fleeting they come and go. Bear them patiently.
Neither in this world nor elsewhere is there any happiness in store for him who always doubts.
A man's own self is his friend. A man's own self is his foe.
Action is the product of the qualities inherent in nature.
It is better to live your own destiny imperfectly than to live an imitation of somebody else's life with perfection.
Last Update: 13 April 2021
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