Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Resist much. Obey little.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it