You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.