We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Wisdom begins at the end.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.