"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest."
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"A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation."
"The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing."
"Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience."
"Winners never quit and quitters never win."
"Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom."
"I'd rather regret the things I've done than regret the things I haven't done."
"Climb the mountains and get their good tidings."
"A mistake is simply another way of doing things."
"If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart."
"The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind."
"Life affords no higher pleasure than that of surmounting difficulties, passing from one step of success to another, forming new wishes and seeing them gratified."
"Seventy percent of success in life is showing up."
"If success is a habit, it is a hard one to acquire."
"When I prayed for success, I forgot to ask for sound sleep and good digestion."
"I attribute my success to this - I never gave or took any excuse."
"Success is not greedy, as people think, but insignificant. That is why it satisfies nobody."
"Always remember that striving and struggle precede success, even in the dictionary."
"Success is having to worry about every damn thing in the world, except money."
"Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals."
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