Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Time wounds all heels.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
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.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.