Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Be curious, not judgmental.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
What's done can't be undone.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.