Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.