The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
A friend to all is a friend to none
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Intelligence is a moral category.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.