Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Resist much. Obey little.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
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.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.