"Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I'll meet you there."
"I exist as I am, that is enough."
"At least two-thirds of our miseries spring from human stupidity, human malice and those great motivators and justifiers of malice and stupidity: idealism, dogmatism and proselytizing zeal on behalf of religous or political ideas."
"Re-examine all that you have been told... dismiss that which insults your soul."
"It may be that the satisfaction I need depends on my going away, so that when I've gone and come back, I'll find it at home."