All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
Pain don't hurt.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
Live simply so others may simply live.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.