Your inner voice is the voice of divinity. To hear it, we need to be in solitude, even in crowded places.
Those who foretell the future lies, even if he tells the truth.
A man profits more by the sight of an idiot than by the orations of the learned.
Lying and stealing are next door neighbors.
Marriage is like a besieged castle; those who are on the outside wish to get in; and those who are on the inside wish to get out.
Four things come not back. The spoken word, the sped arrow, the past life, ad the neglected opportunity.
If power is for sale, sell your mother to buy it. You can always buy her back again.
Good to sell knowledge for labor, honor for risk.
The whisper of a pretty girl can be heard further than the roar of a lion.
The tree of silence bears the fruit of peace.
The sinning is the best part of repentance.
The words of tongue should have three gate keepers.
When you have spoken the word, it reigns over you. When it is unspoken you reign over it.
If begging should unfortunately be thy lot, knock at the large gates only.
I came to the place of my birth and cried, The friends of my youth, where are they? And echo answered, Where are they?
Examine what is said, not him who speaks.
Pardon is the choicest flower of victory.
A wise man's day is worth a fool's life.
All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, those that are movable, and those that move.
When danger approaches, sing to it.
No one tests the depth of a river with both feet.
What is the use of running when we are on the wrong.
I against my brother I and my brother against our cousin, my brother and our cousin against the neighbors all of us against the foreigner.
The heart of the wise man lies quiet like limpid water.
God forgives the sin of gluttony.
A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials.
If your strength is small, don't carry heavy burdens. If your words are worthless, don't give advice.
The woman who tells her age is either too young to have anything to lose or too old to have anything to gain.
Life is a dream walking death is a going home.
A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
If we do not change our direction, we are likely to end up where we are headed.
Who is not satisfied with himself will grow; who is not sure of his own correctness will learn many things.
The superior doctor prevents sickness; The mediocre doctor attends to impending sickness; The inferior doctor treats actual sickness;
I dreamed a thousand new paths. I woke and walked my old one.
The fire you kindle for your enemy often burns yourself more than him.
Experience is a comb which nature gives to men when they are bald.
Everyone pushes a falling fence.
Experience is a great advantage. The problem is that when you get the experience, you're too damned old to do anything about it.
I hate to lose more than I love to win.
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers.
TS (Thomas Stearns) Eliot
The young feel tired at the end of an action, the old at the beginning.
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