It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Be curious, not judgmental.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
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.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.