The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.