The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.