Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
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.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.