Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.