Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Wisdom begins at the end.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
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.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Intelligence is a moral category.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.