A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.