If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.