Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Desire is the very essence of man.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.