Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
I think, therefore I am.