An aristocratic culture does not advertise its emotions. In its forms of expression it is sober and reserved. Its general attitude is stoic.
The observer, when he seems to himself to be observing a stone, is really, if physics is to be believed, observing the effects of the stone upon himself.
So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence.
Science is what you know, philosophy is what you don’t know.
A man will renounce any pleasures you like but he will not give up his suffering.
The Gita is the greatest gospel of spiritual works ever yet given to the race.
A sense of duty is useful in work but offensive in personal relations. People wish to be liked, not to be endured with patient resignation.
If any philosopher had been asked for a definition of infinity, he might have produced some unintelligible rigmarole, but he would certainly not have been able to give a definition that had any meaning at all.
Religions that teach brotherly love have been used as an excuse for persecution, and our profoundest scientific insight is made into a means of mass destruction.
India of the ages is not dead nor has she spoken her last creative word; she lives and has still something to do for herself and the human peoples.