Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
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.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Resist much. Obey little.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
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.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
What's done can't be undone.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.