Treat your friends as you do your best pictures, and place them in their best light.
When assuming the throne, great kings are not judged by how many good changes they may make; rather, on how little they change the things which are already good.
Genius lies not in thinking of ideas, but in the ability to execute the ideas.
Man masters nature not by force but by understanding.
My heart smiled when you kissed my lips. What a sweet surprise.
Books are the compasses and telescopes and sextants and charts which other men have prepared to help us navigate the dangerous seas of human life.
Commitment unlocks the doors of imagination, allows vision, and gives us the "right stuff" to turn our dreams into reality.
Curiosity will conquer fear even more than bravery will.
It is the ultimate wisdom of the mountains that a man is never more a man than when he is striving for what is beyond his grasp.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; the wise grows it under his feet.