I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.