A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
What can't be cured must be endured.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.