Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
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.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
The way to know life is to love many things.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
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.