If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
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.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.