Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
Effective action is always unjust.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
That which costs little is less valued.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.