Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
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.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
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.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
Nature is not human-hearted.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.