There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
What's done can't be undone.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Resist much. Obey little.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.