There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Criticize the act, not the person.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.