The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
Time wounds all heels.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.