Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.