58 Greatest Quotes About Brainy
United we stand, divided we fall.
We see things as we are, not as they are.
There are no new ideas. There are only new ways of making them felt.
There are three classes of people: those who see, those who see when they are shown, those who do not see.
Leonardo da Vinci
The final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
I hear, I know. I see, I remember. I do, I understand.
We cannot teach people anything; we can only help them discover it within themselves.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
We have all the light we need, we just need to put it in practice.
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
To every action there is always opposed an equal reaction.
God gives the nuts, but he does not crack them.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
You cannot push any one up a ladder unless he be willing to climb a little himself.
The winds and the waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in advancing toward what will be.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man's desire to understand.
The soul is placed in the body like a rough diamond, and must be polished, or the luster of it will never appear.
It is easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
The whole point of getting things done is knowing what to leave undone.
One can be the master of what one does, but never of what one feels.
Really, the only thing that makes sense is to strive for greater collective enlightenment.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of action.
In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
We are not permitted to choose the frame of our destiny. But what we put into it is ours.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
A sheltered life can be a daring life as well. For all serious daring starts from within.
Our self image, strongly held, essentially determines what we become.
Men can starve from a lack of self-realization as much as they can from a lack of bread.
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.