Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
We think too much and feel too little.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
Life is a journey, not a destination.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
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.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.