It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.