Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
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.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
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?
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
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.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.