Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.