The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
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 gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
Life should be great rather than long.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.