Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
What's done can't be undone.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
A friend to all is a friend to none
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
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.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.