It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.
Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives – choice, not chance, determines your destiny
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.
The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living differ from the dead.