Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
Everything has been figured out, except how to live.
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
All generalizations are false, including this one.
God enters by a private door into every individual.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Absence and death are the same - only that in death there is no suffering.
I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment.
The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles.
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will show themselves great.
Force always attracts men of low morality.
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not seen.
Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
Genius always finds itself a century too early.
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.