No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
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
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.