You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
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.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
A man is literally what he thinks.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Desire is the very essence of man.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.