Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.