It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.