You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.