The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.