Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
Last year I sang for the Queen of England, met the president of the United States, and got an Emmy and a star on The Walk of Fame. And what did I do? I was just being myself.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.