If one is silent for too long, then the tongue withers
We are not all in the same boat. We are all in the same storm.
If the penalty for a crime is a fine, then that law only exists for the lower class.
Everything sounds deep when you don’t read books.
The early bird catches the worm. The early worm gets eaten.
There are no limits to what you can accomplish, except the limits you place on your own thinking.
Don’t prepare the path for the child, prepare the child for the path.
In a rich man’s house, there is no place to spit in his face.
The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it.
Sometimes it’s strange being me. I travel the world meeting people, I’m surrounded with friends and my life is full, but all the time I am confronted by a young man I have nothing in common with. He is me, but he is not me now. In fact I have been me now for longer than I was him, but no one wants to know about me.
If the heroes run and hide, who will stay and fight?
Nogle gange ønsker folk ikke at høre sandheden, fordi de ikke vil have deres illusioner ødelagt.
If you only want to see dog shit, then there is dog shit.
Instead of buying your children all the things you never had, you should teach them all the things you were never taught. Material wears out but knowledge stays.
If one is not happy with oneself, then why should others be?
It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.
Courage is knowing it might hurt, and doing it anyway.
Stupidity is the same.
And that’s why life is hard.
When you are extra strong, you have a special obligation to be sweet to others
The most memorable moments in life are the ones you never planned.
Never stop being a good person because of bad people.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic.
Sometimes, the wrong train takes you to the right station.
With great powers comes great responsibilities.
It is better to be one of those who sometimes go wrong than one of those who do not go at all.
Compare yourself to who you were yesterday, not to who someone else is today.