There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
Certain signs precede certain events.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
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.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
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.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.