The past is the best prophet of the future.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
I am not young enough to know everything.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.