It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Time wounds all heels.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.