If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
More Women's Quote
The real art of conversation is not only to say the right thing at the right place but to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.
There is no need to go to India or anywhere else to find peace. You will find that deep place of silence right in your room, your garden or even your bathtub.
I have never seasoned a truth with the sauce of a lie in order to digest it more easily.
I have often said that I wish I had invented blue jeans: the most spectacular, the most practical, the most relaxed and nonchalant. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity - all I hope for in my clothes.
Take a music bath once or twice a week for a few seasons, and you will find that it is to the soul what the water-bath is to the body.
Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousands of miles and all the years you have lived.