It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Desire is the very essence of man.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
All great achievements require time.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
Resist much. Obey little.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.