Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
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.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
Think globally, act locally.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.