He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Criticize the act, not the person.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.