A conflict begins and ends in the hearts and minds of people, not in the hilltops.
Every single pleasure I can imagine or have experienced is more delightful, more of a pleasure, if you take it in small sips, if you take your time. Reading is not an exception.
I find the family the most mysterious and fascinating institution in the world.
Very often, fanaticism begins at home. It begins inside the family. It begins with the urge to change our kin, to change our beloved ones for their own good because we think we know better than them what is good and what is bad for them, what is right and what is wrong in their thinking.
I now believe that all journeys are ridiculous: the only journey from which you don't always come back empty-handed is the journey inside yourself.
Facts have a tendency to obscure the truth.
“If you have no more tears left to weep, then don’t weep. Laugh.
“If you steal from one book you are condemned as a plagiarist, but if you steal from ten books you are considered a scholar, and if you steal from thirty or forty books, a distinguished scholar.
The whole of reality was just a vain attempt to imitate the world of words.