Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Think globally, act locally.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.