I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
The unexamined life is not worth living.