If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
What's done can't be undone.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.