Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.