Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
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.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
A precedent embalms a principle.