Great acts are made up of small deeds.
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.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Think globally, act locally.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
Intelligence is a moral category.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.