Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Think globally, act locally.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.