Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Wisdom begins at the end.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Desire is the very essence of man.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
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.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
A friend to all is a friend to none
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.