Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
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.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Wisdom begins at the end.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.