Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
What's done can't be undone.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.