It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
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.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe