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.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
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.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
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.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength