The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
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.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
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.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.