Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.