A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
What can't be cured must be endured.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.