Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Criticize the act, not the person.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
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.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Intelligence is a moral category.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.