The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.