The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.