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.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.