Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.