For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.