Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
A man is literally what he thinks.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
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!
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
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.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens