Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
What's done can't be undone.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.