Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Time wounds all heels.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.