No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it.
The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect).
When someone loves you, the way they talk about you is different. You feel safe and comfortable.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Hold fast to dreams,
For if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird,
That cannot fly.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
May you live every day of your life.
Never laugh at live dragons.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
If you're reading this...
Congratulations, you're alive.
If that's not something to smile about,
then I don't know what is.
Any fool can know. The point is to understand.
The best index to a person's character is how he treats people who can't do him any good, and how he treats people who can't fight back.
Think before you speak. Read before you think.
Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what is right.