There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.