Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
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.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are