Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.