I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
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.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
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.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
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.