Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
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.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
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.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.