A precedent embalms a principle.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.