Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
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.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.