Every aquarium will eventually leak.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
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.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.