A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
Nothing is black or white.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Sunlight is painting.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.