Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
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.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough