Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Desire is the very essence of man.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.