Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
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.
All of us are products of our childhood.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.