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.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
Where there is love there is life.
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
Live your life and forget your age.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.