Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Wisdom begins at the end.