There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
We think too much and feel too little.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.