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.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Intelligence is a moral category.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.