Charity is a virtue of the heart, and not of the hands.
A word to the wise is enough, and many words won’t fill a bushel.
When a man tells you that he knows the exact truth about anything you are safe in inferring that he is an inexact man.
—Bertrand A. Russell
If you can’t take the heat, get out of the kitchen.
Listen, sir, to my words, and give ear to my utterances. Keep from strifes with thy neighbor, and if thou seest that thy friend does anything wrong, guard thy tongue from gossip.
Opportunity is lost by deliberation.
In for a penny, in for a pound.
It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely.
Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.
There is perhaps nothing so bad and so dangerous in life as fear.
Experience is a great advantage. The problem is that when you get the experience, you’re too damned old to do anything about it.
School can give a false sense of confidence or of loserhood. Too often, school success does not predict life success.
Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
Begin challenging your own assumptions. Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in awhile, or the light won’t come in.