A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.
Be a football to Time and Chance, the more kicks the better, so that you inspect the whole game and know its utmost law.
Good luck is another name for tenacity of purpose
Good men must not obey the laws too well.
In every man there is something wherein I may learn of him, and in that I am his pupil.
It is easy in the world to live after the worlds opinions; it is easy in solitude to live after our own; but the Great Man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Let us become silent that we may hear the whispers of the gods. There is guidance for each of us, and by lowly listening we shall hear the right word.
Sow a thought and you reap an act.
Sow an act and you reap a habit.
Sow a habit and you reap a character.
Sow a character and you reap a destiny.
The ancestor of every action is a thought