By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible