To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle