It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
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.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
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.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.