Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Desire is the very essence of man.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.