The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
Any product that needs a manual to work is broken.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
I'll always be poor in my mind.