If one should desire to know whether a kingdom is well governed, if its morals are good or bad, the quality of its music will furnish the answer.
When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.
Silence is a true friend who never betrays.
I do not see what use a man can be put to, whose word cannot be trusted. How can a wagon be made to go if it has no yoke-bar, or a carriage if it has no collar-bar?
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Base yourself in loyalty and trust.
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life.
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.