One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
Resist much. Obey little.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
Think globally, act locally.
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
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.