You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
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.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.