The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
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.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
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.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
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 most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.