First keep the peace within yourself, then you can also bring peace to others.
Fame is a vapor; popularity an accident; the only earthly certainty is oblivion.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
The loss which is unknown is no loss at all.
Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.
It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.
No one can build his security upon the nobleness of another person.
We want the facts to fit the preconceptions. When they don't, it is easier to ignore the facts than to change the preconceptions.
Tis better to have loved and lost, than never to have loved at all.
We do not know, in most cases, how far social failure and success are due to heredity, and how far to environment. But environment is the easier of the two to improve.