In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.