If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
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.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.