Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Desire is the very essence of man.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.