It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
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.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.