In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
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.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Time wounds all heels.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.