Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
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.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.