Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.