Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.