It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Resist much. Obey little.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.