The foolish man lies awake all night Thinking of his many problems; When the morning comes he is worn out And his trouble is just as it was.
There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep.
Where your talents and the needs of the world cross, there lies your vocation.
As for me, all I know is that I know nothing.
Wealth and poverty: the one is the parent of luxury and indolence, and the other of meanness and viciousness, and both of discontent
It is said that as many days as there are in the whole journey, so many are the men and horses that stand along the road, each horse and man at the interval of a days journey; and these are stayed neither by snow nor rain nor heat nor darkness from accomplishing their appointed course with all speed.
You can now, if you choose, employ your present success to advantage, so as to keep what you have got and gain honour and reputation besides, and you can avoid the mistake of those who meet with an extraordinary piece of good fortune, and are led on by hope to grasp continually at something further, through having already succeeded without expecting it.
Learn to be silent. Let your quiet mind listen and absorb
Give me somewhere to stand, and I will move the earth.
Very little is needed to make a happy life.
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
Safety of the state is the highest law.
A friend is somebody you want to be around when you feel like being by yourself.
To no one will we sell, to no one will we refuse or delay right or justice.
While farmers generally allow one rooster for ten hens, ten men are scarcely sufficient to service one woman.
I am still learning
While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.
Leonardo Da Vinci
You are not only responsible for what you say, but also for what you do not say.
I came to serve you at the age of 28 and now I have not a hair on me that is not white, and my body is infirm and exhausted. All that was left to me and my brothers has been taken away and sold, even to the cloak that I wore, without hearing or trial, to my great dishonor.
Engineering is the professional and systematic application of science to the efficient utilization of natural resources to produce wealth.
T J Hoover
Some see private enterprise as a predatory target to be shot, others as a cow to be milked, but few are those who see it as a sturdy horse pulling the wagon.
Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.
If what you have done yesterday still looks big to you, you haven't done much today.
He that has acquired learning and nor practised what he has learnt, is like a man who ploughs but sows no seed.