Time wounds all heels.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.