Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
A precedent embalms a principle.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
The lie is a condition of life.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool