Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.