Don't criticize what you can't understand.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
Think globally, act locally.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.