Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.