Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
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.
There's place and means for every man alive.