There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
The lie is a condition of life.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Desire is the very essence of man.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.