Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
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.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
It takes a long time to grow young.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.