It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Wisdom begins at the end.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
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.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
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.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.