Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
It takes a long time to grow young.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
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 belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
I restore myself when I'm alone.