You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
All of us are products of our childhood.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
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.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.