Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Intelligence is a moral category.
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.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.