Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
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.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.