If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
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.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.