I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
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.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.