To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.