Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
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.