It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
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
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.