Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.