Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
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.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.