The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
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.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.