Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
We never see ourselves as others see us.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
The cure for pain is in the pain.