If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
Who, being loved, is poor?
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.