One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
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.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
The only real laughter comes from despair.