It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
A friend to all is a friend to none
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Be curious, not judgmental.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
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.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.