He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
A precedent embalms a principle.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Time wounds all heels.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Criticize the act, not the person.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.