Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.