In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.