It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
What's done can't be undone.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Be curious, not judgmental.