One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.