I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Think globally, act locally.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Criticize the act, not the person.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.