The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Resist much. Obey little.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
All great achievements require time.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.