Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.