Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Appearances often are deceiving.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.