The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
What is to give light must endure burning.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
Sunlight is painting.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.