Criticize the act, not the person.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.