Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
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
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Wisdom begins at the end.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
A friend to all is a friend to none
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.