Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
A man is literally what he thinks.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Time wounds all heels.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.