It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.