Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.