Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
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
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
What can't be cured must be endured.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.