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!
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
The lie is a condition of life.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Time wounds all heels.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.