Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
Resist much. Obey little.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
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.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.