“I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.”
“The man who lies to himself cannot distinguish the truth within him, and so loses all respect for himself and for others. And having no respect he ceases to love.”
"The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool."
“Yet man will never be perfect until he learns to create and destroy; he does know how to destroy, and that is half the battle.”
"You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus."
“History, like love, is so apt to surround her heroes with an atmosphere of imaginary brightness.”
"Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail."
"Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.”
“The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled.”