The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
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.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Live your life and forget your age.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.