To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.