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.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
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.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
Nature is not human-hearted.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
All of us are products of our childhood.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.