Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.