Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Think globally, act locally.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.