Desire is the very essence of man.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
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.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
I think, therefore I am.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.