I've never had anything but the freedom to do what I wanted just as long as it made me happy.
As a cure for worrying work is better than whiskey.
Wisdom has its root in goodness not goodness its root in wisdom.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
Do not go where the path may lead go instead where there is no path and...
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Every mind must make its choice between truth and repose. It cannot have both.
Truth is beautiful without doubt but so are lies.
Trust your instinct to the end though you can render no reason.
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not seen.
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful we must carry it with...
We do not yet possess ourselves and we know at the same time that we are...
Manners require time and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
Who hears me who understands me becomes mine a possession for all time.
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
Little minds have little worries big minds have no time for worries.
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling but in rising every...
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
The value of a dollar is social as it is created by society.
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of...
Power and speed be hands and feet.
Nothing external to you has any power over you.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
Peace cannot be achieved through violence it can only be attained through...
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
Everything in Nature contains all the powers of Nature. Everything is made of...
We are by nature observers and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
Nature hates calculators.
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
Nature and books belong to the eyes that see them.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.
When nature has work to be done she creates a genius to do it.
Earth laughs in flowers.
In the morning a man walks with his whole body in the evening only with his...
Money often costs too much.
A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
In every society some men are born to rule and some to advise.
The reason why men do not obey us is because they see the mud at the bottom...
Men admire the man who can organize their wishes and thoughts in stone and...
Truth is the property of no individual but is the treasure of all men.
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving...
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted and who...
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Men are what their mothers made them.