A friend to all is a friend to none
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
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.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.