Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.