Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
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.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
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.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
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.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?