Education is not the piling on of learning, information, data, facts, skills, or abilities - that's training or instruction - but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed
Ask a woman's advice, and whatever she advises, Do the very reverse and you're sure to be wise
To be educated, a person doesn't have to know much or be informed, but he or she does have to have been exposed vulnerably to the transformative events of an engaged human life
Our emotional symptoms are precious sources of life and individuality.
If I speak to thee in friendship's name, thou think'st I speak too coldly, if I mention love's devoted flame, thou say'st I speak too boldly
The heart that has truly loved never forgets, But as truly loves on to the close
Humility, that low, sweet root, From which all heavenly virtues shoot
Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.
They have no lawyers among them for they consider them as a sort of people whose profession it is to disguise matters
Laws could be passed to keep the leader of a government from getting too much power
Whoever loveth me, loveth my hound
Marriage is an Athenic weaving together of families, of two souls with their individual fates and destinies, of time and eternity - everyday life married to the timeless mysteries of the soul.
Fond memory brings the light of other days around me.
Tell me, what's Love? said Youth, one day, To drooping Age, who crost his way, It is a sunny hour of play, For which repentance dear doth pay, Repentance! Repentance! And this is Love, as wise men say
He travels best that knows when to return.