Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
Intelligence is a moral category.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.