A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.