Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
What can't be cured must be endured.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.