Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Think globally, act locally.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.