The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!