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.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
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.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
History is the devil's scripture.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.