To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.