Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
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.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
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.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
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.