The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
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.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
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
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
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.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.