The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
I think, therefore I am.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.