A life not lived for others is not a life.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
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.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
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.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.