It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.