Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
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.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.