The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
The day of individual happiness has passed
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.