The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
Time wounds all heels.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.