Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.