Wisdom begins at the end.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Resist much. Obey little.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.