Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
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.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.