I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.