Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
Humility is attentive patience.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
What is to give light must endure burning.
A good liar must have a good memory.
Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
That which costs little is less valued.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.