One does not become a guru by accident.

The guru, if he is gifted, reads the story as any bilingual person might.

He does not translate-he understands.

Since I was not able wholly to subscribe to any one set of beliefs advanced by any 'guru' I had to fall back on my own, however derivative.

I know the guru route, I know you go sit on a mountain. But screw India. I ain't going there.

Tiap orang harus berani mengembara, mematangkan diri, memetik tiap pengalaman menjadi guru, yang akan memberi makna hidup lebih dalam, dan boleh pulang kelak, bila ia sudah cukup paham akan apa arti hidup. Dan itu semua hanya akan diperoleh di tempat yang jauh dari kampung halaman, yang tak pernah punya janji masa depan.

Let no man in the world live in delusion. Without a Guru none can cross over to the other shore.

I met Leo Fender, who is the guru of all amplifiers, and he gave me a Stratocaster. He became a second father to me.

He was the editor of our paper. He created the publishing house in Hebrew. He was - I wouldn't say the "guru" - but really he was our teacher and a most respected man. I wrote for the paper of the youth movement.

If you have fear, you are bound by tradition, you follow some leader or guru.

When you are bound by tradition, when you are afraid of your husband or your wife, you lose your dignity as an individual human being.

In the East, the guru never calls himself a guru.

I never say I am a guru.

99.5 percent of the people that walk around and say they are a social media expert or guru are clowns. We are going to live through a devastating social media bubble.