Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Desire is the very essence of man.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?