He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.