Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
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.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
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.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
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.