Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.