It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
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.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Intelligence is a moral category.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.