So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.