Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
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.
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.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.