Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Appearances often are deceiving.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
A man is literally what he thinks.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.