Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
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.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
The future is the shape of things to come.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.