Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Intelligence is a moral category.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
All great achievements require time.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.