What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
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.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.