Freedom is not procured by a full enjoyment of what is desired, but by controlling the desire.
If thy brother wrongs thee, remember not so much his wrong-doing, but more than ever that he is thy brother.
Silence is safer than speech.
Unless we place our religion and our treasure in the same thing, religion will always be sacrificed.
It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.
We are not to give credit to the many, who say that none ought to be educated but the free; but rather to the philosophers, who say that the well-educated alone are free.