Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.