The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
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.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.