Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy