Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.