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 future is the shape of things to come.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
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
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Life should be great rather than long.