Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Respect yourself and others will respect you.
Study the past if you would define the future.
Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.
To put the world in right order we must first put the nation in order; to put the nation in order, we must first put the family in order; to put the family in order, we must first cultivate our personal life; we must first set our hearts right.
He who refuses to forgive breaks the bridge over which he, too, must cross.
Forget injuries; never forget kindness.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Ignorance is the night of the mind, but a night without moon and star.
It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop.
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
Life is really simple, but men insist on making it complicated.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection, which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third, by experience, which is the most bitter.