Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.