What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.