You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
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.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
The way to know life is to love many things.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life