Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
A man is literally what he thinks.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
All great achievements require time.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.