Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
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.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.