Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.