Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
A man is literally what he thinks.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.