Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
The lie is a condition of life.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
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.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.