Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.