The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.