Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
All great achievements require time.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.