Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
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.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
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.