A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
What can't be cured must be endured.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.