We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Resist much. Obey little.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.