Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
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.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
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.
Criticize the act, not the person.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.