For we walk by faith, not by sight
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Think globally, act locally.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.