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.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Criticize the act, not the person.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.