A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Concern should drive us into action and not into a depression. No man is free who cannot control himself.
Choose always the way that seems the best, however rough it may be. Custom will soon render it easy and agreeable.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.