If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?