Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.