I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Time wounds all heels.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.