You always admire what you really don't understand.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.