The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
All great achievements require time.
Resist much. Obey little.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
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.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.