Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
We never see ourselves as others see us.