Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
The lie is a condition of life.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
It’s your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.