Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Time wounds all heels.