Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
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.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
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.
A life not lived for others is not a life.