Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
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.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
Life is a journey, not a destination.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
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.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.