Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.