Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.