He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
All great achievements require time.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.