It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Think globally, act locally.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.