Life must be lived as play.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
In the end, everything is a gag.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
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.
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.