What can't be cured must be endured.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
I think, therefore I am.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.