Dare to risk public criticism.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
Humility is attentive patience.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
Effective action is always unjust.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.