The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Wisdom begins at the end.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
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!
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.