Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Criticize the act, not the person.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
Resist much. Obey little.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Be curious, not judgmental.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.