When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
The object of the superior man is truth.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
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.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.