True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.