Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
A man is literally what he thinks.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.