Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
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.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Resist much. Obey little.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.