If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Time wounds all heels.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.