He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.