Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Resist much. Obey little.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.