True friendship can exist only between equals.
Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder.
Death is not the worst that can happen to men.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
The beginning is the most important part of the work.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
Courage is knowing what not to fear.
Those who tell the stories rule society.
I'm trying to think, don't confuse me with facts.
Ignorance, the root and stem of every evil.
One of the penalties of refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something.