It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Wisdom begins at the end.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
A precedent embalms a principle.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.