Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
What's done can't be undone.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
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.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.