I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
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.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.