It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
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.
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?
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.