What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
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.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
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.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.