It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
A precedent embalms a principle.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.