Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
That which costs little is less valued.
Be that self which one truly is.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.