The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.