Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
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
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
Iím not afraid of death, but Iím in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.