A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
The lie is a condition of life.
Desire is the very essence of man.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.