The fool who knows his foolishness, is wise at least so far. But a fool who thinks himself wise, he is called a fool indeed.
A man is not learned because he talks much; he who is patient, free from hatred and fear, he is called learned.
That is the safe refuge, that is the best refuge; having gone to that refuge, a man is delivered from all pain.
If a man offend a harmless, pure, and innocent person, the evil falls back upon that fool, like light dust thrown up against the wind.
Mules are good, if tamed, and noble Sindhu horses, and elephants with large tusks; but he who tames himself is better still.