The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Desire is the very essence of man.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.