The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Desire is the very essence of man.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.