Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
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.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
All great achievements require time.