Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
The object of the superior man is truth.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
A friend to all is a friend to none
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
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.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.