Our minds travel when our bodies are forced to stay at home.
If a man carefully examine his thoughts he will be surprised to find how much he lives in the future. His well-being is always ahead. Such a creature is probably immortal.
No facts are to me sacred; none are profane; I simply experiment, an endless seeker, with no past at my back.
If you believe in fate, believe in it, at least, for your good.
Whatever limits us we call Fate.
That which we do not call education is more precious than that which we call so.
The things taught in schools and colleges are not an education, but the means of education.
There is no teaching until the public is brought into the same state or principle in which you are; a transfusion takes place; he is you and you are he; then is a teaching, and by no unfriendly chance or bad company can he ever quite lose the benefit.
For everything you have missed you have gained something else.
The first lesson of history is that evil is good.