Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Criticize the act, not the person.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.