If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
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.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.