Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.