It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
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.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.