Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
The lie is a condition of life.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.