The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
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.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.