There's place and means for every man alive.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
Nature is not human-hearted.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.