If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.