No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
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.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
A precedent embalms a principle.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.