Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
Live simply so others may simply live.
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.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
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.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.