To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.