Iron rusts from disuse, stagnant water loses its purity, and in cold weather becomes frozen, even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.
It is better to wear out than to rust out.
It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot, irreverence to their studies; they are not here to worship what is known, but to question it.
Sir William Osler
It is much simpler to buy books than to read them and easier to read them than to absorb their contents. Too many men slip early out of the habit of studious reading, and yet that is essential...
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
It requires wisdom to understand wisdom: the music is nothing if the audience is deaf.
It takes seventy-two muscles to frown, but only thirteen to smile.
It's blood, sweat, sometimes tears.
George Horace Lorimer
It's good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it's good, too, to make sure you haven't lost the things that money can't buy.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great ones make you feel that you too, can become great.