Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
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.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.