When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
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.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Criticize the act, not the person.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.