Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
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.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
Where there is love there is life.
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.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.