Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
A precedent embalms a principle.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
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.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.