Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
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.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Think globally, act locally.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.