I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.