No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Be curious, not judgmental.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.