The pride connected with knowing and sensing lies like a blinding fog over the eyes and senses of men, thus deceiving them concerning the value of existence.
A great value of antiquity lies in the fact that its writings are the only ones that modern men still read with exactness.
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.[Versuch nicht, ein Mann des Erfolgs zu werden. Werde lieber ein Mann von Wert!]
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.[Der wahre Wert eines Menschen ist in erster Linie dadurch bestimmt, in welchem Grad und in welchem Sinn er zur Befreiung vom Ich gelangt ist.]
The opinion of the world does not affect me. I have placed as the real values in my life what follows when I am dead.
Our world is in profound danger. Mankind must establish a set of positive values with which to secure its own survival.
If you would know the Value of Money, go and try to borrow some; for, he that goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing.