It is best to do things systematically, since we are only human, and disorder is our worst enemy.
Tennis was always sort of a - a learning. It was a vehicle for me to discover a lot about myself. And the things that I sort of discovered at times I not only didn't want to see it for myself but I certainly didn't want millions of people to see it.
Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak and to speak well are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks.
Suppose that we are wise enough to learn and know - and yet not wise enough to control our learning and knowledge, so that we use it to destroy ourselves? Even if that is so, knowledge remains better than ignorance.
He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.
I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
I really feel sorry for people who are, who divide their whole life up into 'things that I like' and 'things that I must do.' You're only here for a short time, mate. Learn to like it.
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?
Time ripens all things; no man is born wise.
The Public - a thing I cannot help looking upon as an enemy, and which I cannot address without feelings of hostility.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
And, hey, I'm not under the illusion that everything's just going to be hunky-dory work wise forever. I've never been under that illusion. Things could go away tomorrow.
I've had a very interesting career. I get to do amazing things and work with amazing people and travel and learn languages - things most people don't get the opportunity to do.
Happy the man who has been able to learn the causes of things.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Men of sense often learn from their enemies. It is from their foes, not their friends, that cities learn the lesson of building high walls and ships of war.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
It's what I learn from the great actors that I work with. Stillness. That's all and that's the hardest thing.
The thing about rigging is, you can learn it if you become a master rigger but there's no book on rigging.
Many people are capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but very few a generous thing.
To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.
I would fain grow old learning many things.
While the laughter of joy is in full harmony with our deeper life, the laughter of amusement should be kept apart from it. The danger is too great of thus learning to look at solemn things in a spirit of mockery, and to seek in them opportunities for exercising wit.
This character in the film, these things that he says which sound like advice and wise things, they are very common for Orientals. It's all the tradition.