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.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.