I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
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.
Life must be lived as play.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
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.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.