We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.