In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.