The real winners in life are the people who look at every situation with an expectation that they can make it work or make it better.
That a man be willing, when others are so too, as farre-forth, as for Peace, and defence of himself he shall think it necessary, to lay down this right to all things; and be contented with so much liberty against other men, as he would allow other men against himself.
It is labour indeed that puts the difference on everything.
Those who have more power are liable to sin more; no theorem in geometry is more certain than this.
Gottfried Wilhelm Von Leibniz
More men have become great through practice than by nature.
The art of living well and the art of dying well are one.
Learn to be silent. Let your quiet mind listen and absorb
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
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 thus tolerance that is the source of peace, and intolerance that is the source of disorder and squabbling.