As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.