Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be 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.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
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.
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.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
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