I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.