It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
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.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Think globally, act locally.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.