We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Be curious, not judgmental.
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?
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.