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.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Appearances often are deceiving.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
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.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
The only real laughter comes from despair.