Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
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.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
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.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
A precedent embalms a principle.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.