Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
Certain signs precede certain events.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
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.
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.
Where there is love there is life.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.