Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
All great achievements require time.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.