The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
Any place I hang my head is home.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
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
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
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.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
Live your life and forget your age.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.