This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
Iím not afraid of death, but Iím in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.