Nothing is as easy as it looks.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Think globally, act locally.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.