The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
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.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
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.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first