Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Intelligence is a moral category.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
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.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.