Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
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.
I think, therefore I am.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
What's done can't be undone.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.