If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
I think, therefore I am.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
A precedent embalms a principle.
All great achievements require time.