Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.