It's always too early to quit.
What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.
Only the educated are free.
Never complain and never explain.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Do not weep do not wax indignant. Understand.
Wherever you are - be all there.
Begin to be now what you will be hereafter.
History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamor of the bad people, but the appalling silence of the good people.
A wise and frugal Government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, which shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned. This is the sum of good government, and this is necessary to close the circlue of our felicities.
By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.
A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act.
A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present.
A good wife is one who serves her husband in the morning like a mother does, loves him in the day like a sister does and pleases him like a prostitute in the night.
For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth.
The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was: 'If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?' But... the good Samaritan reversed the question: 'If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?'