The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.