Very learned women are to be found in the same manner as female warriors, but they are seldom or ever inventors.
Until you have formed the habit of looking for the good instead of the bad there is in others, you will be neither successful nor happy.
True learning must not be content with ideas, which are, in fact, signs, but must discover things in their individual truth.
To study history means submitting to chaos and nevertheless retaining faith in order and meaning. It is a very serious task, young man, and possibly a tragic one.
There is, so I believe, in the essence of everything, something that we cannot call learning. There is, my friend, only a knowledge — that is everywhere.
There is no human being from whom we cannot learn something if we are interested enough to dig deep.
Then you must teach my daughter this same lesson. How to lose your innocence but not your hope. How to laugh forever.