Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
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 is made up of marble and mud.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Iím not afraid of death, but Iím in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
The less you know, the more you believe.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.