In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
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 happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.