Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.