Jests that give pains are not jests.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
A lie never lives to be old.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.