The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Desire is the very essence of man.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.