It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.