The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.