A precedent embalms a principle.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
Time wounds all heels.