Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
What can't be cured must be endured.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
What's done can't be undone.