Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
Intelligence is a moral category.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.