Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.