Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Think globally, act locally.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Be curious, not judgmental.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.