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.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
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.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.