Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
Once you label me you negate me.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Dare to risk public criticism.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
Freedom is from within.