It is tact that is golden, not silence.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.