Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
All great achievements require time.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.