The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Resist much. Obey little.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Think globally, act locally.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.