In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
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.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.