Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.