It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
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.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.