You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
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 more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
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
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
Certain signs precede certain events.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
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.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.