Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
Time wounds all heels.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.