Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
A precedent embalms a principle.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
We never see ourselves as others see us.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.