Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
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 we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
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.