Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.