No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
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.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
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.