Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.